Position Summary :
The histology technician is responsible for all of the functions of processing tissue samples for histological diagnosis by a pathologist. This includes grossing, embedding, microtomy, special stains and processing Immunohistochemistry slides.
Gross sections of human tissue for examination.
Operates laboratory equipment to embed, section and stain specimens.
Operate equipment to perform special staining and Immunohistochemistry stains as requested. Some manual staining may be required.
Examine slides under microscope to ensure that slides meet laboratory quality standards.
Follows all departmental and organizational policies, procedures, quality objectives and safety standards and keeps current with changes in laboratory processes and procedures.
Performs maintenance on laboratory equipment including but not limited to preventative, routine and troubleshooting.
Other related duties as assigned.
Previous experience as a histology technician preferred
Anatomy, histology, chemistry preferred
NYS HT license required
NYS MT or MLT accepted
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How To Apply
All applicants must apply online.
EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled
Location: Strong Memorial Hospital
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Opening: Full Time 40 hours Grade 094 Histopathology